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South African regulator to license hedge fund managers

South African regulator to license hedge fund managers

Fri, 07/09/2007 - 06:59

South Africa's Financial Services Board has introduced new rules under the country's Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act that will require hedge fund managers and investment a »

Fortis launches new Chinese equities fund for institutions

Fortis launches new Chinese equities fund for institutions

Fri, 07/09/2007 - 06:58

Fortis Investments has launched the New Equity Opportunities China Fund, which is geared to institutional investors and aims to exploit opportunities in both Chinese-listed equities (A and »

Fund of funds manager Forsyth in acquisition talks

Fund of funds manager Forsyth in acquisition talks

Fri, 07/09/2007 - 06:57

Forsyth Partners, the fund of funds manager and fund research provider that had its distribution licence in Dubai withdrawn at the end of last month, has announced that it is in talks that »

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Citigroup drops Tribeca fund operation to focus on Old Lane

Hedgemedia's AltInvestment Global News Round-Up: Citigroup drops Tribeca fund operation to focus on Old Lane

Fri, 07/09/2007 - 06:57

Citigroup is shuttering its USD2bn Tribeca Global Investments hedge fund business and will return money to investors in order to focus its efforts on Old Lane, an investment manager with U »

Online recruitment eases soaring cost of finding talent

Online recruitment eases soaring cost of finding talent

Fri, 07/09/2007 - 06:55

With the demand for talented human resources in the alternative asset sector soaring, recruiting agencies are cashing in. »

RMF launches first environmental fund of hedge funds

RMF launches first environmental fund of hedge funds

Thu, 06/09/2007 - 07:00

Swiss-based hedge fund manager RMF Investment Management has launched a fund of hedge funds, RMF Environmental Opportunities Fund, which will invest purely in environment-related industrie »

Liffe launches JPMorgan IPOX Europe 50 derivatives on Bclear

Liffe launches JPMorgan IPOX Europe 50 derivatives on Bclear

Thu, 06/09/2007 - 06:59

In partnership with JPMorgan, London-based derivatives exchange Liffe is introducing for the first time a bespoke product on Bclear, its processing and clearing system for wholesale equity »

August volatility brings record broking volumes at Icap

August volatility brings record broking volumes at Icap

Thu, 06/09/2007 - 06:58

Global interdealer broker Icap, which is active in the wholesale markets in interest rates, credit, energy, foreign exchange and equity derivatives, experienced record volumes for its elec »

Global Advisors closes commodity funds blaming poor performance

Global Advisors closes commodity funds blaming poor performance

Thu, 06/09/2007 - 06:57

Specialist commodity hedge fund manager Global Advisors has announced that funds will be returned to investors in the Global Advisors Commodity Investment and Global Commodity Index Plus p »

Industry veteran Jacobs joins Fulcrum from PFPC to head US business development

Industry veteran Jacobs joins Fulcrum from PFPC to head US business development

Thu, 06/09/2007 - 06:56

Fulcrum, a Bermuda-based administrator for the global hedge fund and alternative asset management industry, has appointed industry veteran Fred Jacobs as managing director for business dev »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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Hedgeweek Global Awards 2015

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 09:11

Voting for the 6th edition of the Hedgeweek Global Awards is now open. The Awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony to be held in London. ... »

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Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Hedge fund managed accounts 2014

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 09:58

Read how managed accounts platforms are now catering to a wide spectrum of investor needs, from straightforward commingled funds to sophisticated infrastructure solutions for the largest institutional investors. And the rise of liquid alternatives means that onshore funds - UCITS, AIFs and '40 Act funds - are becoming just as popular as offshore funds... »

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Stack of US dollar bills

Global assets under management* of the private real estate industry have reached USD742bn, an all-time high for the industry, and up from USD697bn as of the end of 2013. Preqin’s Andrew Moylan takes a look at the latest stats on the industry. ... »

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S&P Capital IQ Special Report

In this report S&P Capital IQ examines how credit events can impact on the price of equities. The results are compelling. The report looks at the relationship between credit indicators and equity back-tested returns. ​ ... »

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